Team medss: A tool for designing medical simulation scenarios

Elizabeth H. Lazzara, Sallie J. Weaver, Deborah Diazgranados, Michael A. Rosen, Eduardo Salas, Teresa S. Wu, Salvatore Silvestri, Jeffrey S. Augenstein, David J. Birnbach, Donald Robinson, Heidi King

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Abstract

The prevalence of teamwork training programs in health care is growing, and simulation-based training (SBT) is an important component of these interventions. SBT can be a powerful tool for building teamwork competencies in a safe and realistic environment when effectively integrated into a comprehensive training curriculum.Thus, training designers and clinical experts must collaborate to ensure that SBT is developed systematically. In this article, we strive to bridge the combined expertise of training practitioners and health care providers to offer a guide to the process of developing effective SBT scenarios, specifically those focused on teamwork.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)11-17
Number of pages7
JournalErgonomics in Design
Volume18
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010

Keywords

  • Health care
  • Performance measurement
  • Scenario development
  • Simulation-based training
  • Team training
  • Teamwork

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics
  • Engineering(all)

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    Lazzara, E. H., Weaver, S. J., Diazgranados, D., Rosen, M. A., Salas, E., Wu, T. S., Silvestri, S., Augenstein, J. S., Birnbach, D. J., Robinson, D., & King, H. (2010). Team medss: A tool for designing medical simulation scenarios. Ergonomics in Design, 18(1), 11-17. https://doi.org/10.1518/106480410X12658371678435